Kristin Thorne
Kristin Thorne is a Long Island correspondent for WABC-TV's Eyewitness News.
Before joining the Eyewitness News team in January 2012, Kristin was a reporter at News 12 Westchester. Before that she worked at WHTM-TV in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Kristin loves being involved with the Long Island community she serves. She is a volunteer with Big Brother, Big Sisters of Long Island and with the Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center.

Kristin is a graduate of Georgetown University in Washington, DC and earned her Master's Degree from the prestigious Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She is the recipient of an Emmy Award and has received numerous Emmy nominations. She has also been honored with a regional Edward R. Murrow Award.

When she's not busy working, Kristin enjoys the outdoors. Her bucket list includes white water rafting, competing in a mud race and spending a month working on a winery in Italy.

Kristin lives on Long Island with her husband, two children and her big German Shepard Raina.

Some residents on Long Island are voicing their concerns about a property they say is an eye sore that is full of mice and insects.
Bud Clarke said he knows someone witnessed another watercraft strike Andrew Weis' boat, and he's urging them to come forward.
A spokesman for Nassau Educators Federal Credit Union (NEFCU) says someone put skimmers on ATMs at three of its banking locations over the weekend. The locations include New Hyde Park, Franklin Square and Wantagh.
Beachgoers and business owners claim Suffolk County officials are going too far by shutting down beaches to protect piping plovers, and retailers near Smith Point County Park say some beaches have been closed most of the summer.
Police say a call came in at 4:55 a.m. for a fire at Anderson Tree Service, located on the eastbound service road of Sunrise Highway between Saxon Avenue and Commack Road.